ABCT2555 Production Lab III

Course Description

Students demonstrate collision repair procedures on production type vehicles and projects according to the manufacturers and Inter Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair (I-CAR) standards. Students gain additional hands-on experience and continue to refine skills learned in previous courses. Students accomplish this by having the opportunity to observe, practice, and demonstrate their skills in an industry-like setting. Emphasis will be placed on demonstrating the principles of mechanical and advanced refinishing skills.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Perform daily work according to repair order process.
  • Update supplement repair order as needed.
  • Analyze, inspect, and complete a repair plan.
  • Remove, store, protect, and replace parts.
  • Demonstrate steel and non-steel repair processes.
  • Apply multi stage coats for refinishing.
  • Use multiple types of welding equipment.
  • Complete repairs to mechanical systems.
  • Demonstrate masking techniques.
  • Complete mixing, tinting, and blending procedures.
  • Perform final clean-up and quality control using checklist.
  • Mock-up projects and live customer work.
  • Show safe shop operations practices.


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5 credits: 0 lecture / presentation, 5 lab, 0 other